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What Environmentalists Need to Know About Economics

Author: Jason Scorse
Publisher: New York Palgrave Macmillan US Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan 2010
Edition/Format:   eBook : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Easy-to-read and filled with real-world examples of the most complex environmental challenges, this book demonstrates that sound economic analysis and reasoning can be one of the environmental community's strongest allies. This is sure to become an invaluable resource for students, environmental organizations, and policymakers
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Additional Physical Format: Printed edition
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jason Scorse
ISBN: 9780230114043 0230114040
OCLC Number: 1076018726
Description: 1 Online-Ressource (VI, 226 Seiten 8 Illustrationen)
Contents: Introduction * HOW ECONOMISTS APPROACH ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES * The Root Causes of Environmental Problems * Determining the "Optimum" Amount of Pollution * Valuing Ecosystems * Putting Monetary Values on the Environment and Living Things * Valuing Future Generations * Tools to Address Environmental Problems * PUTTING ECONOMIC ANALYSIS TO WORK * Climate Change * Conservation and Biodiversity Preservation * Agriculture * Chemical Pollution * Fisheries * Deforestation * Population Growth & Technological Change * Demand-Side Interventions * Final Thoughts & Additional Resources * Comprehensive Reference List
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